WHAT MATTERS

with Janee Woods

Michael Brown Might Have Robbed A Convenience Store. That Doesn’t Matter.

When Ferguson police chief Thomas Jackson finally identified Darren Wilson as the officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, the police department also released surveillance camera footage, photographs and a … Continue reading

August 15, 2014 · 30 Comments

Officer Darren Wilson’s Racial Identity

Darren Wilson has been identified by the Ferguson police department as the officer who shot and killed Michael Brown. In the past hour I have heard conflicting statements about Officer … Continue reading

August 15, 2014 · 8 Comments

Becoming a White Ally to Black People in the Aftermath of the Michael Brown Murder

As we all know by now, Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenage boy, was gunned down by the police while walking to his grandmother’s house in the middle of the afternoon. … Continue reading

August 14, 2014 · 556 Comments